Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > Scotland
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 103 160
Rank change year-on-year -19 +57 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 64 136 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.64% 2.62% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.97% 10.23% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 113 33
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,100 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.00% -

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 803 1,330 1,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.56% 25.58% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 512 914 820
Median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 38 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Glasgow -1 18 £72,500 +45.00% 5
South Lanarkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Dundee - 4 £37,500 -
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 51 (79.69%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (79.69%) Test Automation
2 33 (51.56%) BDD
3 32 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 31 (48.44%) Selenium
5 30 (46.88%) DevOps
6 28 (43.75%) TDD
6 28 (43.75%) Java
7 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (35.94%) Finance
9 20 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (29.69%) Gherkin
11 17 (26.56%) Public Sector
12 16 (25.00%) QA
13 15 (23.44%) Open Source
14 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
14 14 (21.88%) SpecFlow
14 14 (21.88%) Line Management
14 14 (21.88%) SDLC
14 14 (21.88%) Continuous Deployment
15 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
16 12 (18.75%) HTML
16 12 (18.75%) Blog
16 12 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
16 12 (18.75%) Docker
16 12 (18.75%) REST
17 11 (17.19%) Kubernetes
17 11 (17.19%) Python
18 10 (15.63%) Scrum
18 10 (15.63%) Go

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) nginx
2 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) AWS
1 7 (10.94%) PaaS
2 6 (9.38%) Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon ECS
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (7.81%) GCP
3 5 (7.81%) Serverless
4 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.13%) Apigee
5 2 (3.13%) IaaS
5 2 (3.13%) SaaS
6 1 (1.56%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.56%) Datadog
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Kong
6 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.56%) VLAN
1 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (3.13%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) Aerospike
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 31 (48.44%) Selenium
3 14 (21.88%) SpecFlow
4 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (12.50%) REST Assured
5 8 (12.50%) Subversion
6 6 (9.38%) HP UFT
6 6 (9.38%) Maven
6 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
7 5 (7.81%) JUnit
7 5 (7.81%) webpack
8 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 4 (6.25%) PHPUnit
9 3 (4.69%) JIRA
9 3 (4.69%) Postman
9 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.13%) Gatling
10 2 (3.13%) Gradle
10 2 (3.13%) Ranorex
10 2 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Public Sector
3 9 (14.06%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Consultant
1 14 (21.88%) Principal Consultant
1 14 (21.88%) Test Automation Consultant
1 14 (21.88%) Test Consultant
2 11 (17.19%) Test Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Tester
3 10 (15.63%) Automation Tester
4 8 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Quality Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Backend Developer
6 4 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.13%) React Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Gherkin
2 12 (18.75%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) REST
3 8 (12.50%) Web Services
4 7 (10.94%) CSS
4 7 (10.94%) Node.js
4 7 (10.94%) RESTful
5 6 (9.38%) SOAP
6 5 (7.81%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (7.81%) React
7 4 (6.25%) Laravel
7 4 (6.25%) Symfony
8 3 (4.69%) Spring
8 3 (4.69%) Spring Boot
9 2 (3.13%) EJB
9 2 (3.13%) Redux
9 2 (3.13%) RxJS
9 2 (3.13%) Sass
9 2 (3.13%) Vert.x
10 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Blog
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Native
2 4 (6.25%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) DataPower
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (79.69%) Test Automation
2 33 (51.56%) BDD
3 30 (46.88%) DevOps
4 28 (43.75%) TDD
5 26 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (23.44%) Open Source
8 14 (21.88%) Continuous Deployment
8 14 (21.88%) Line Management
8 14 (21.88%) SDLC
8 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 12 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
10 10 (15.63%) Scrum
11 9 (14.06%) Microservices
11 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
12 8 (12.50%) API Testing
12 8 (12.50%) Test Strategy
13 7 (10.94%) Manual Testing
14 5 (7.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.19%) Python
4 10 (15.63%) Go
5 7 (10.94%) SQL
6 5 (7.81%) ES6
6 5 (7.81%) PHP
7 4 (6.25%) C#
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby
8 3 (4.69%) Java 8
8 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.56%) Perl
10 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.81%) Kibana
2 5 (7.81%) logstash
2 5 (7.81%) Rancher
2 5 (7.81%) Terraform
3 1 (1.56%) Ansible
3 1 (1.56%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.56%) Consul
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Google
1 6 (9.38%) Splunk
2 2 (3.13%) CA
2 2 (3.13%) Cognizant
2 2 (3.13%) IBM
2 2 (3.13%) Micro Focus
3 1 (1.56%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.56%) Black Duck
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.56%) Coverity
3 1 (1.56%) F5
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) New Relic
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) VMware